Why does the WebLogic Server (WLS) Java Process consume more memory than the max allocated heap size?
Last updated on JULY 17, 2017
Applies to:Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
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Why does my WebLogic Server Java process consume more memory than the configured max heap size ? (Xmx value)
WLS Admin Server is configured to have a max heap size of 1024M
But we see that the resident memory is higher than the max allocated heap size (Xmx value) (Both the values are highligted in bold)
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